Blogs January 13, 2021 Is NY the Next State to Legalize Cannabis?

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo has discussed legalizing and decriminalizing adult-use recreational cannabis as one means of economic recovery in light of the coronavirus pandemic.

Blogs January 13, 2021 The Potential for Increased Depreciation Expense for Residential Real Estate Owners

The 2020 Consolidated Appropriations Act could help the real estate sector by allowing certain assets that were previously depreciated over 40 years to be depreciated over 30 years.

Blogs January 12, 2021 Governor Cuomo to Now Support Mobile Sports Wagering in NY

COVID-19 rebuilding efforts, budget deficits and loss of tax revenue to neighboring states have led Governor Cuomo to support legalized mobile sports betting in the state of New York.

Blogs January 07, 2021 Financial Services Year-End Tax Planning Webcast Series: Part I

Part one of a series on year-end considerations for private equity funds, hedge funds, venture capital funds, family offices, and individuals. Coverage includes IRC Sec. 1061 carry incentives, IRC Sec. 163(j) interest expense limitations, updates to …

Blogs January 07, 2021 Trends Watch: Frozen Foods

A conversation with Ricky Jagota of Jagota Capital about the outlook for investing in the frozen foods market.

Blogs January 06, 2021 Issues Impacting Local Real Estate

A recent roundtable of Bay Area real estate principals yielded an insightful discussion of current topics of focus. This article features coverage of discussion centered on the current tax environment and general business concerns.

Blogs January 04, 2021 IRS Temporarily Allows Retirement Plans to Witness Signatures Remotely

The IRS recently provided retirement plan participants, beneficiaries, and plan administrators with temporary relief from the requirement to be physically present for any participant election that is to be witnessed.

Blogs December 17, 2020 Trends Watch: Market Volatility

A conversation with Stefan Heieck of Heieck Verwaltungs GmbH & Co. regarding the outlook for investing in an environment of market volatility.

Blogs December 15, 2020 Esports Industry Continues to Soar with Next Generation Consoles

The future of gaming is looking brighter than ever with the release of next generation gaming consoles. Both Microsoft and Sony have recently released their new, high powered gaming consoles.